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Mid-Rise-v4 MPR2: Must use reasonable LEED boundaries
posted by Maria Perzon on Jan 13, 2020, 10:31 am

I am working with a customer discussing LEED certification for four similar residential buildings. They have only minor variations. Would it be possible to lower the costs by certifying it as one...

Last reply: Samuel Sura, Aug 10, 2020, 9:15 am

Minimum planted area (that needs no irrigation)

CS-v4 WEc1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Maria Porter on Oct 30, 2017, 8:05 am


In v2009 there used to be a 5 % minimum for the area that needed to be planted in order for the project to be eligible for the credit. Is there such a threshold now? Or does basically...

Last reply: Maria Porter, Aug 10, 2020, 8:01 am

Batteries, mercury-containing lamps, and electronic waste

NC-v4 MRp1: Storage and Collection of Recyclables
posted by Maria Porter on Dec 19, 2019, 7:11 am

Chose to provide a recycling area for two of: batteries, mercury-containing lamps, and...

Last reply: Holly Ratafia, Jul 2, 2020, 11:12 pm

Is this a Design or a Construction credit?

CS-v4.1 EAc5: Renewable energy
posted by Maria Porter on Jun 18, 2020, 5:57 am


Is this a design credit or a construction credit? Wanting to substitute v4 “Renewable energy” (a design credit) and “Green power and carbon offsets” (a construction credit) with this...

Last reply: Maria Porter, Jun 22, 2020, 3:07 am

LEED EBOM v4 minimum occupancy requirements

EBOM-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by on Jun 16, 2020, 10:22 am


Does LEED EBOM v4 require a minimum occupancy requirement to be able to be certified?

Our building is fairly new and we are aware of the full 12 months energy use. The...

Last reply: Patrick Murisset, Jun 16, 2020, 2:59 pm

Smoking on roof

CS-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Tobias Berge on Oct 11, 2017, 4:31 am

Do we need to prohibit smoking on the roof of a multi tenant office, hotell and retail building. The architect have designed an outdoor environment on the roof including vegetations, pounds, open...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Apr 27, 2020, 5:15 pm

Alternative Energy Performance Metric for Swedish project

Pilot-Credits EApc95: Alternative Energy Performance Metric
posted by Pia Öhrling on Dec 13, 2018, 1:54 pm

We are trying to pursue this credit since it better reflects our building performance than the cost-metric and it also gives us more Points. We are having a bit of difficulty finding data for...

Last reply: Pia Öhrling, Apr 20, 2020, 8:55 am

WE Prerequisite 1

EBOM-v4 WEp1: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Alice Andersen on Mar 26, 2020, 11:26 am

I have a lavatory faucet that are automatically controlled (sensor control) and a flow rate of 5 l per minute. In accordance to the LEED manual the baseline is 1.9 l per minte.

When the...

Option 2- Leadership Extraction Practices

CS-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - sourcing of raw materials
posted by Sara Johansson on Feb 27, 2017, 8:23 am

How can...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Mar 12, 2020, 8:34 am

Use High Priority Site as Innovation

CS-v4 LTc3: High Priority Site and Equitable Development
posted by Sara Johansson on Sep 29, 2017, 8:01 am

Hello, I have a CS v.2009 project and wish to use the High Priority v.4 credit as an innovation credit. Do I have to approach this in any special way, register or apply for using it, such as when...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Feb 5, 2020, 6:45 pm